Re: Does anyone know what causes scar tissue?
All surgery causes scar tissue - scar tissue is a result of the body healing itself. If you have physical therapy after surgery - part of what PT does is to minimize scar tissue and the effects of it my working through it, massaging it, etc.
Rt&Lt thumb arthroplasty 2012 ; RT TKR & Bilat CTS 2011
Fusions: L5-S1 (87), L4-S1 (93), C5-C7 ('06), L3-S1 ('10)
C5-C7 foraminotomy 08